Fred Jerkins III, also known as “Uncle Freddie”, is an American songwriter and record producer and brother of Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins. Jerkins has co-written several hit songs with Rodney Jerkins and LaShawn Daniels, among them “The Boy Is Mine” by Brandy and Monica, “Say My Name” and “Lose My Breath” by Destiny’s Child, “It’s Not Right but It’s Okay” by Whitney Houston and multiple tracks from Michael Jackson’s album Invincible.
Daywind Records is home to an award-winning roster of artists, including Legacy Five, Adam Crabb, Browders, Jim Brady Trio, Karen Peck & New River, Joseph Habedank, Adam Crabb, Blackwood Brothers, Bowling Family, Tribute, Nelons, Brian Free & Assurance and Wilburn & Wilburn, among others. Daywind is distributed to retail through New Day Christian Distributors, Sony Red and Syntax Creative.
Musical sound recordings and musical video recordings featuring various artists distributed primarily through Christian Bookstore Association and Internet channels
Phil Joel is the former bassist and vocalist for the Dove award winning and Grammy® nominated contemporary Christian band the Newsboys. As a solo artist, Joel releasedWatching Over You, Bring It On,The deliberatePeople. Album and The New Normal People. In 2005, he and his wife, Heather, started the “deliberatePeople.” ministry to encourage Christians of all ages to actively pursue a relationship with God. Upon leaving the Newsboys at the end of 2006, deliberateKids was the first album he made from an outcry for positive, quality music for children.